The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 23 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 30 32 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.84% 4.02% 5.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.61% 18.39% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 25
Median daily rate £394 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £335 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £455 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
Web Services
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
153 174 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.77% 21.83% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 90 147
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (60.34%) Java
3 31 (53.45%) REST
4 22 (37.93%) Maven
5 20 (34.48%) Gradle
6 19 (32.76%) JIRA
6 19 (32.76%) Scrum
6 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
6 19 (32.76%) HTML
7 18 (31.03%) SOAP
8 17 (29.31%) Spring
9 16 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (27.59%) JSON
9 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
10 15 (25.86%) CSS
10 15 (25.86%) JUnit
10 15 (25.86%) Microservices
11 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
11 14 (24.14%) XML
11 14 (24.14%) TDD
11 14 (24.14%) Jenkins
11 14 (24.14%) HTML5
12 13 (22.41%) Open Source
12 13 (22.41%) RESTful
12 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
12 13 (22.41%) Banking
13 12 (20.69%) JMS
13 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
13 12 (20.69%) Selenium
13 12 (20.69%) CSS3

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.34%) GeoServer
1 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.62%) JBoss
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.90%) Confluence
3 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.45%) Apache
5 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.72%) CICS
6 1 (1.72%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 1 (1.72%) SAS
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) SSL
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) VLAN
2 2 (3.45%) WAN
2 2 (3.45%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.07%) GIS
4 5 (8.62%) Spatial Data
5 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.45%) MySQL
7 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (37.93%) Maven
2 20 (34.48%) Gradle
3 19 (32.76%) JIRA
4 15 (25.86%) JUnit
5 14 (24.14%) Jenkins
6 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
6 12 (20.69%) Selenium
7 10 (17.24%) Cucumber
7 10 (17.24%) JBehave
8 8 (13.79%) Subversion
9 6 (10.34%) Artifactory
9 6 (10.34%) Mockito
10 5 (8.62%) Ant
10 5 (8.62%) Bitbucket
10 5 (8.62%) Eclipse
11 4 (6.90%) Apache Ivy
11 4 (6.90%) Fiddler
11 4 (6.90%) TeamCity
12 3 (5.17%) IntelliJ
13 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (22.41%) Banking
2 4 (6.90%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Publishing
4 2 (3.45%) Front Office
4 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (72.41%) Developer
2 26 (44.83%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Angular Developer
3 6 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Open Source Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Python Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Web Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) GIS Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (5.17%) MongoDB Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Scrum Master
7 2 (3.45%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (53.45%) REST
2 19 (32.76%) HTML
3 18 (31.03%) SOAP
4 17 (29.31%) Spring
5 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
5 16 (27.59%) JSON
6 15 (25.86%) CSS
7 14 (24.14%) HTML5
7 14 (24.14%) XML
8 13 (22.41%) RESTful
9 12 (20.69%) CSS3
9 12 (20.69%) JMS
10 8 (13.79%) .NET
10 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET
10 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
10 8 (13.79%) JDBC
11 7 (12.07%) Entity Framework
11 7 (12.07%) jQuery
12 6 (10.34%) Leaflet
12 6 (10.34%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) DataPower
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) NHS
3 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) IPTV
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) New Media
4 1 (1.72%) Social Media
4 1 (1.72%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Unix
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Scrum
3 16 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (25.86%) Microservices
5 14 (24.14%) TDD
6 13 (22.41%) Open Source
6 13 (22.41%) Unit Testing
7 10 (17.24%) MVC
7 10 (17.24%) SOA
7 10 (17.24%) Web Development
8 8 (13.79%) BDD
9 7 (12.07%) Automated Testing
10 6 (10.34%) Open Source Development
10 6 (10.34%) SDLC
10 6 (10.34%) User Stories
11 5 (8.62%) Multithreading
11 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.90%) High Availability
12 4 (6.90%) OO
12 4 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) Java
2 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.24%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) C#
4 7 (12.07%) SQL
5 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.45%) Groovy
6 2 (3.45%) XPath
6 2 (3.45%) XQuery
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) Clojure
7 1 (1.72%) Haskell
7 1 (1.72%) Lisp
7 1 (1.72%) PHP
7 1 (1.72%) R
7 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) CISSP
2 1 (1.72%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) QA
2 4 (6.90%) WCAG
3 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Ansible
2 2 (3.45%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.72%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) IBM
3 6 (10.34%) ESRI
4 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.17%) Reuters
5 2 (3.45%) Sybase
6 1 (1.72%) Perforce
6 1 (1.72%) RapidMiner
6 1 (1.72%) Telerik
6 1 (1.72%) VMware